Climate at a Glance

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Upper Colorado River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1903
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
21.5°F
(-5.8°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1952
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
20.6°F
(-6.3°C)
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
22.3°F
(-5.4°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1933
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934, 2015
Ties: 1903, 1933
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1933
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1933, 1952
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1898, 1909
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1913
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1899, 1912
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1915
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1919, 1932, 1952
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1914
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017, 2018
Ties: 1901, 1922, 1923, 1950, 1985
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1915
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1934, 1950, 1972
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018, 2019
Ties: 1902, 1904, 1905, 1908, 1975

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